noun, plural ar·ga·li.
Origin of argali
Examples from the Web for argali
Indeed, to say that our common sheep sprung from the argali seems a very absurd theory.The Boy Hunters|Captain Mayne Reid
There are several local races of argali, among which O. ammon hodgsoni of Ladak and Tibet is one of the best known.
The Argali ranges over the steppes, or inland plains of Central Asia, northward and eastward to the ocean.Sheep, Swine, and Poultry|Robert Jennings
It has sometimes been said that when the argali leaps from a height it alights on its horns, which break the force of its fall.The Animal World, A Book of Natural History|Theodore Wood
It is called by some the argali, by others the ibex, though differing from both of these animals.Astoria|Washington Irving